Data Assistant

University of Reading - Campaigns and Supporter Engagement

We are looking for an outstanding Data Assistant to support our brilliant data team, working primarily with the Raiser’s Edge alumni, supporter and donor database. The Data Assistant will help us maintain high quality alumni, supporter and donor data, entering updates received from alumni and others, processing donations, assisting with reconciling our accounts, and supporting database users.

You will have excellent data input and processing skills, with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, and strong communication skills, with the ability to be confident, helpful and polite when dealing with alumni and external contacts over the phone, by email or face to face should they visit the office. This is an exciting time to join an ambitious fundraising and alumni relations department as this leading University launches its first major fundraising campaign.

Informal Contact Details
Contact role: Data Analysis & Support Officer
Contact name: Jill Scott-George
Contact phone: +44 (0)118 378 8264
Contact email:

Alternative Informal Contact Details
Contact role: Head of Development Services
Contact name: Sandra Jackson
Contact phone: +44 (0)118 378 4177
Contact email:

To formally apply, please press the apply button below or contact Human Resources, University of Reading, Whiteknights, PO Box 217, Reading RG6 6AH. Telephone +44(0)118 378 6771 (voicemail).

Please quote the relevant reference number.

The University is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce and we welcome applications for job-share, part-time and flexible working arrangements which will be considered in line with business needs.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates who do not already have permission to work in the UK should note that this role is not recognised as a graduate level job by the UK Border Agency and the Tier 2 sponsorship route is not available for non-graduate level occupations. There is further information about this on the UK Visas and Immigration Website.

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